learning to knit

The right tools

So, you’ve learn the basic stitches, you are comfortable with the needles and the yarn, and you are ready to take on bigger, longer and harder patterns, requiring things other than just needles.  Below you’ll find a guide to different knitting tools, what they are for, and links for purchasing them yourself. […]

Basic Stitches

There are two types of stitches commonly used by knitters.  Knit Stitch and Purl Stitch.  A simple way to explain them is when you are “knitting” a stitch you keep the project between you and the yarn, keeping the string of yarn the farthest from you, where as when you […]